||[back]FIRST UNITED STATES MINT. The birthplace of our National Coinage. First public building erected by Act of Congress, under personal supervision of Washington, 1792. Located 37 and 39 N. Seventh St. and 631 Filbert St., Philadelphia. The new building now on the site of the old Mint buildings is the home of Frank H. Stewart Electric Company who own the beautiful, original, historical picture "Ye Olde Mint," the only one ever made of the three buildings, and from which this print was copied.